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곽경환Kyung-Hwan Kwak

  • Affiliation
  • E-mail
  • Phone
  • Office
  • School of Natural Resources and Environmental Science,
    Kangwon National University
  • khkwak@kangwon.ac.kr
  • +82-33-250-8575
  • Rm.113, Bldg. 4 (College of Natural Science)

Education

2003.3 - 2007.2  B.S. in Earth and Environmental Science (major) and Chemistry (minor), Seoul National University
2007.3 - 2014.8  Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Seoul National University
*Thesis title: Microscale flow, gas-phase chemistry, and dispersion in urban areas (Prof. Jong-Jin Baik)

Experience

2014.9 - 2016.2  Postdoc. fellow, Center for Environment, Health and Welfare Research, Korea Institute of Science and
Technology
2016.3 - present Assistant Professor, School of Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Kangwon National University

Research Interests

Urban air quality, Roadside air quality, Atmospheric boundary layer, O3-NOx-VOC chemistry, Vehicle emission,
CFD modeling, Mobile laboratory, UAV(e.g., drone) measurement

Skills

Numerical models (CFD model, WRF model, CMAQ model, etc.)
Programming (Fortran, Matlab, NCL, etc.)
Some field measurement experiences (meteorological variables, gaseous and particulate pollutants)

Awards

[Undergraduate student]

2003  The Presidential Science Scholarship (full-tuition scholarship), Korea Student Aid Foundation
2005  2nd place, Olympiad for Environmental Engineering, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
2006  3rd place, International Olympiad for Environmental Scientists and Engineers, Gwangju Institute of

[Graduate student]

2013  The Excellent Oral Presentation Award, 2012 Korean Society for Atmospheric Environment Fall Meeting
2014  The Excellent Ph.D. Dissertation Award, College of Natural Sciences, Seoul National University
2014  The Excellent Presentation Award, The 8th National Congress on Fluids Engineering
2014  The Excellent Ph.D. Dissertation Award, Korean Meteorological Society

[Post-doc. fellow]

2016 The Excellent Oral Presentation Award, 2015 Korean Society for Atmospheric Environment Fall Meeting